Islamabad’s D-Square turns into battlefield as farmers protest

ISLAMABAD: The famous D-Square of Islamabad has turned into a battlefield and metro bus service was suspended after farmers’ alliance staged a protest against what they said anti-farmer budget saying that Ishaq Dar should...

Federal budget to be presented today

ISLAMABAD: Federal Budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 will be presented today (Friday). Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will present the budget in the National Assembly at four in the afternoon. The Finance Minister will also lay...

Army Chief likely to visit Iran next week

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa is expected to visit Tehran during next week to take Iran into confidence over the Saudi led Islamic Military Alliance. According to media reports, General...

Khursheed Shah for revival of tolerance, peaceful coexistence culture

ISLAMABAD: Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khusheed Shah Thursday urged the people to develop positive attitude to defeat the extremist mindset. Addressing a round table on "Culture of Tolerance: Reviving the Indigenous...

Indian victory of Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case is incorrect, misleading: FO

ISLAMABAD: The news of Indian victory of Kulbhushan Jadhav's case in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) is incorrect and misleading. The Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said this during weekly media briefing here Thursday. He...

PAF’s aircraft crashes near Mianwali

ISLAMABAD: Fighter jet of Pakistan Air Force (PAF), on a routine mission, Thursday crashed near Mianwali, causing no loss of property. "Pakistan Air Force reports with regret that a PAF's F-7PG aircraft, while on a...

NEPRA approves Rs 1.96 per unit reduction in power tariff

ISLAMABAD: National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) Thursday approved Rs 1.96 per unit reduction in power tariff under fuel price adjustment for the month of April. This decision was made during a public hearing chaired by...

Growth rate more than 5% for fiscal year 2016-17: Dar

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said that economy of the country had grown by 5.3%, with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grown by 5.28% in fiscal year 2016-17 against the target of 5.7%. Launching the...

Ruet-e-Hilal Committee to meet Friday (tomorrow) for sighting Ramadan’s moon

KARACHI: The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee with Mufti Munib-ur-Rehman in the chair will meet tomorrow (Friday) to sight the moon of Ramadan. According to a notification issued by the ministry of religious affairs, the meeting will...

Enumerators estimate Pakistan’s population more than 210 million

ISLAMABAD: Sixth Housing and Population Census would be completed with enumeration of homeless people today with enumerators estimating that population of the country stands more than 210 million. According to media reports, the retrieval process...

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